amexed

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the telegraph code AMEX, meaning "train cancelled", and -ed.

AdjectiveEdit

amexed (not comparable)

  1. (Australia, railfan slang) cancelled
    • 2001, "Ricky W", [CityRail] Calling all Drivers and Signallers (on newsgroup aus.rail)
      Do they still get express sets ex ncle to stop all stations Hornsby to Strathfield if there is a local amexed?
    • 2003, "Nathan", WT28 stuffed up? (on newsgroup aus.rail)
      Well something must be wrong with the Countrylink fleet cos yesterday SP.21 was amexed as well on the South line.
Last modified on 16 June 2013, at 15:11